Author: alexscott02

When your blood vessel pressure is too high, you get hypertension. Undiagnosed or uncontrolled hypertension can lead to additional cardiac conditions such congestive heart failure and heart attacks, as well... Read More

Our walk-in clinic in Hicksville offers convenient primary care, treatment of illness and injuries, and many of the standard physicals, screenings, and exams our patients need, plus ultrasound and allergy... Read More

Asthma can cause repeated episodes of wheezing, shortness of breath, chest discomfort, and cough. Asthma cannot be cured, but the symptoms can be controlled by taking medication and avoiding specific... Read More

Pain in the abdomen is a common complaint that can have many different causes. It is often described as a sharp or dull ache that is felt in the area... Read More

The TB skin test is also known as the Mantoux Tuberculin Skin Test. It is the most common way for doctors to diagnose tuberculosis. A tiny amount of tuberculin will... Read More

Every sexually active woman under 25 should have a yearly gonorrhea and chlamydia screening; women over 25 should get a yearly gonorrhea and chlamydia test because they are more likely... Read More